Cyber Safety Professional Development Series

The Center for Information Assurance will offer a series of professional development workshops to the general public in order to spread awareness on the importance of Cyber Safety. These workshops will cover topics that range from Password Safety to Cryptography and more! Our current workshops can be found below.

Digital Forensics


Gain an understanding of static computer forensics analysis by learning about forensic principles, evidence continuity and the methodology to employ when conducting a forensic investigation in response to a cyber-crime or incident.
Registration Status:  Active 

Upcoming Workshop Information:
Date:  October 26, 2018
Time:  9 AM – 3 PM
Location:  University of Memphis 
No Cost

Please feel free to contact if you have any questions regarding this workshop.

Secure Coding

Gain an understanding of common threats in today’s software and learn how to appropriately avoid these threats. The workshop introduces key concepts through brief lectures and discussion and reinforces the concepts through practical demonstrations and labs.
Notice: Registration for this workshop is now closed. If you are interested in attending a future session, then please contact
Registration Status:  Inactive
Upcoming Workshop Information:
Date:  August 3, 2018
Time:  1 – 5 PM
Location:  Fogelman Executive Center
No Cost


 A 4-hour workshop that will introduce the basics of cybersecurity, the concept of cyber identity, hash functions, and multi-factor authentication!
Registration Status:  Inactive                   

 Please feel free to contact if you have any questions regarding this workshop.

More information on future Professional Development workshop topics will be announced soon! Keep monitoring this page for the latest updates.

Past Workshops

❖ Cyber Safety Professional Development Workshop – August 3, 2017

 In this workshop, the Center for Information Assurance welcomed local teachers to the University of Memphis to introduce the concepts of Password Safety and Cryptography. Participants engaged in hands on activities and engaged in discussion with Cyber Professionals. Each teacher left with material that they plan to use in their classroom. Each participant left with a Certificate of Completion for their dossier. A copy of the agenda can be found here.

 Registration Status:  Inactive